Our new genius email matches you with cool weekend events and out-of-the-box activities.

Our new genius email matches you with cool weekend events and out-of-the-box activities.

Best of Richmond

2016 OccasionGenius Winners

OccasionGenius' annual picks for the best ideas in Richmond for private events.

Congratulations to our 2016 winners!

Richmond is home to hidden gems and undiscovered opportunities. Based on professionalism, reviews, uniqueness and traction on our platorm, these local businesses are offering something special. Click on each idea to discover what we love about each one.

5 Best Bachelor Party Ideas

Go-Kart Racing
G-Force Karts
MI6 vs. KGB
Escape Room RVA
Party Bike
Groovin' Gears
Sky Diving
No Limits Skydiving
Inflateable Bubble Soccer
GameTruck Richmond

5 Best Bachelorette Party Ideas

Twerking Class
SOUL Aerial & Performing Arts
Food and Wine Pairings
The Tipsy Sommelier
Spa Party
Scents of Serenity
Party Bus
Party Bus RVA
Glow in the Dark Yoga
Shockoe Slip Yoga

5 Best Indoor Team Fun Day Outing Ideas

Curling Club of Virginia
Company Challenge
Dave & Busters
Trampoline Park
Upscale Bowling
Uptown Alley
Live Improv Comedy
CSz Richmond

5 Best Outdoor Team Fun Day Outing Ideas

Custom Scavenger Hunt
Ravenchase Adventures
Go Ape
Mini Golf
Bogeys Sports Park
Independence Golf Club
Bubble Soccer
Richmond Bubble Soccer

5 Best RVA Foodie Adventures

Richmond Food Tour
Real Richmond Food Tours
Foodie Tour
Richmond Rides
Carytown Food Tour
River City Food Tours
Food Tour
RVA Trolley
Food and Wine Pairings
The Tipsy Sommelier

5 Best Escape Rooms

Dr. Ensaine
Room Escape USA
Patient Zero
Real Escape Room Richmond
Enigma Escape Rooms
Sherlock Holmes
Escape Room River City

5 Best Baby/Bridal Shower Ideas

Dream Kitchen
Kitchen Thyme
Cooking School
Mise en Place Cooking School
Aerial Yoga
Fighting Gravity Fitness
Wine Painting Party
Spirited Art
Glass Dish Fusing
All Fired Up Short Pump

5 Best Restaurant with a Private Space 

5 Best Historic Venues

Linden Row InnThe Berkeley HotelTredegar Iron Works Hofheimer BuildingJohn Marshall Hotel

The Jamestown Room
The Berkeley Hotel
Iron Works Patio
Tredegar Iron Works
Hofheimer Building
The Virginia Ballroom
John Marshall Hotel


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